Grade 8 ELA Module 1, Unit 1, Lesson 12

Students conducting close read of text.

Students closely read the poem "Wet and Crying" from the novel to examine how word choice contributes to tone and meaning.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.8.1 Cite the textual evidence that most strongly supports an analysis of what the text says explicitly...
RL.8.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and...
SL.8.1 Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led...

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